24th Field Regiment R.A. 1939-1945

£99.99
24th Field Regiment R.A. 1939-1945
24th Field Regiment R.A. 1939-1945

Published privately for the Regiment by James Galt of Manchester in 1947, 67 pages. Hardback (S6964MWSO)

From the foreword: This short history of 24th Field Regiment R.A. during the Second World War 1939-1945 is a record of the part the regiment played during those years. It is intended primarily for the officers and men who served in the regiment. Chapters include:
  • Foreword
  • List of Illustrations and maps
  • Training period in England
  • The 'Queen Mary', Egypt, Syria
  • Sicilian Campaign
  • Salerno to River Garigliarno
  • Anzio - Invasion, Counter Attack and Siege
  • Anzio - The Break Out
  • The Gothic Line - Rimini, Cesna
  • Porterforce and the Winter Line
  • The Last Offensive
  • Senior Officers July 1943-May 1945
  • Roll of Honour
  • Maps
Includes six fold out maps at the rear of the book, all of which remain tightly bound, intact and undamaged.

The condition of the book is generally ok. The blue cover boards have some minor scuffs and blemishes, and some light wear and bumping along the edges and corners, but the spine is tight and intact, and all pages are intact, unblemished and tightly bound. There is foxing to the outside pages leaves and first and last few inside pages, and yellowing to the inside pages throughout.
Condition New